NEW ORLEANS - The George Washington men's and women's cross
country teams were both honored as United States Track and Field & Cross
Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Teams, the organization
announced earlier this week.
To qualify as a USTFCCCA All-Academic Cross Country Team,
teams must have a cumulative team GPA of 3.00 or better and have started at
least five runners at their respective NCAA regional championship.
A total of 145 institutions representing 30 conferences compose the men's All-Academic teams while 200 teams from 30 conferences represent the women's teams.
The men's team finished with a cumulative team grade-point average of 3.1 while the women's team posted a 3.46 GPA, which ranks fourth among Atlantic 10 programs honored.